NHL

Fabbri, Lehtera help Blues break out, beat Avs 5-1

  • St. Louis Blues' Alexander Steen (20) is congratulated by Jaden Schwartz after scoring during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Colorado Avalanche, Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, in St. Louis. Schwartz was credited with the goal. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

    St. Louis Blues' Alexander Steen (20) is congratulated by Jaden Schwartz after scoring during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Colorado Avalanche, Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, in St. Louis. Schwartz was credited with the goal. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)  (The Associated Press)

  • St. Louis Blues' Scottie Upshall, right, is congratulated by Ryan Reaves after scoring during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Colorado Avalanche Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

    St. Louis Blues' Scottie Upshall, right, is congratulated by Ryan Reaves after scoring during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Colorado Avalanche Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)  (The Associated Press)

  • Blood drips down the cheek of Colorado Avalanche's John Mitchell after he was hit in the face with a stick by St. Louis Blues' Kevin Shattenkirk during the first period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, in St. Louis. Shattenkirk was charged with a four-minute penalty on the play. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

    Blood drips down the cheek of Colorado Avalanche's John Mitchell after he was hit in the face with a stick by St. Louis Blues' Kevin Shattenkirk during the first period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, in St. Louis. Shattenkirk was charged with a four-minute penalty on the play. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)  (The Associated Press)

Robby Fabbri and Jori Lehtera each scored in the first 3:35 and the St. Louis Blues beat the Colorado Avalanche 5-1 on Sunday night.

St. Louis entered with 26 goals in 12 games this season and hadn't scored more than two goals in any of its past six games.

The Blues have won 10 of their last 12 games against Colorado dating to April 2011.

Jake Allen stopped 22 shots for St. Louis, and the Blues killed off five power-plays.

Matt Duchene got his sixth goal for Colorado. Semyon Varlamov had stopped 20 of 25 shots, and Calvin Pickard had three saves in the third period for the Avs.